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Community supports injured puppy

Community supports injured puppy

Zelda, the puppy caught in a house fire on July 13, has been recovering well thanks to the love of her family and the wonderful care of the emergency vet at Moonah and more recently, the Kingston Animal Hospital.Tiffany Ingram, a concerned local, has been providing support to the family. "I initially reached out to Zelda's family when I heard of her horrific injuries to see how I could help,...
Dog Management Policy Consultation

Dog Management Policy Consultation

Public engagement on the updated Kingborough Dog Management Policy began on Saturday, September 30 and runs for four weeks until Saturday, October 28.Kingborough Mayor Paula Wriedt said Kingborough Council is committed to creating a community that is inclusive, safe, welcoming, and respectful for all."The Dog Management Policy regulates the control of dogs in public spaces, determines the...
Blackmans Bay colour run

Blackmans Bay colour run

Blackmans Bay Primary School held their colour run recently, sponsored by Channel Court Shopping and Undefeatd Martial Arts who ensured that every student who wanted to participate could, regardless of the $10 registration cost.It is the school's second year running the event.The Blackmans Bay Primary School Parents and Friends Fundraising Committee raised approximately $2500, which was used by...
Teniswood Trophy winners

Teniswood Trophy winners

Blackmans Bay Scouts Team Xavier Webster, Evan Eastman-Peck, Domi Matusak and Claire Smith won the Teniswood Trophy, presented by John Teniswood. John was a Scout leader and Senior Scout leader for many years before overseeing the transition from Senior Scouts to Venturers in 1973. The Teniswood Trophy is a statewide Venturer Scout competition, competed for by teams of Venturers who undertake a...
Local giving back to Legacy

Local giving back to Legacy

Blackmans Bay local Robert Atkin is excited and proud to have been selected as a Legacy Centenary torch bearer.The Legacy Centenary Torch Relay, presented by Defence Health started on April 23 in Poziäres France.After travelling through London, which is the only Legacy Club outside of Australia, the torch travelled to Australia where it will visit all 44 Legacy Clubs.Legacy Australia supports...
Student selected for science forum

Student selected for science forum

Hobart College student and Kingborough resident Konan Masuda has been selected to attend the 2024 National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) in 2024.He will travel to Canberra in January 2024 to join hundreds of other gifted Year 11 science students from around the country. The NYSF summer school will run from January 5-14.Konan Masuda said he loves science and after missing out on the Rotary Science...

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